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2010 Château Malescot Saint-Exupery (750ml) [Printable View]
Producer: Château Malescot Saint-Exupery malescot.com   details
Appellation: Margaux - Médoc - France (3ème Cru Classé)
Type: red
Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon - Merlot - Cabernet Franc - Petit Verdot
Maturity: Hold
Rating: Outstanding
Est. Price: US$105.00
 
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Tasting Notes:
rated: March 5, 2012 , The Wine Advocate erobertparker.com
95 points "Gorgeous, flowery, classic Margaux once again, the 2010 Malescot St.-Exupery continues to show virtually no toasty oak, given the impeccable balance and full-bodied, full-throttle style it possesses. Black raspberries, creme de cassis and spring floral notes intermixed with forest floor and a hint of charcoal are followed by an opulent, sexy, full-bodied wine whose tannins have become much sweeter, while the wine is less restrained yet still exuberant and impressive. This is a phenomenal example once again for this estate, harmonious in every sense of style, extraordinarily long, rich and ageworthy. Three to four years of bottle age will do wonders to make it more accessible, but this wine is set for 25-30 years of longevity. Wine Spectator -- 94pts This delivers a slightly chewy-edged feel, with charcoal and roasted alder hints holding sway over the core of steeped damson plum, black currant and anise notes. Shows grip through the finish, but stays long, featuring a lovely backdrop of tar and warm stone. The excellent range and drive should pay off in the cellar. Best from 2015 through 2030." Best 2020-2040
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